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ἀποκα?́θα^ρ-σις , εως, ,
A.purging: hence, of dross, Arist.Mete.383b4, cf. Str.4.2.1; of animal secretions, Arist.GA726a13, cf. HA587b1; “ἀποκαθάρσεις χολῆςTh.2.49.
2. cleansing,πνεύματοςGp.12.22.11; sifting of grain, PRev.Laws 39.10 (iii B.C.), PLond.ined.2361r (iii B.C.).
II. lustration, expiation, Plu.Rom.21, Iamb.Comm.Math.15; “νείκους CA24p.473M.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (3):
    • Strabo, Geography, 4.2.1
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.49
    • Plutarch, Romulus, 21
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